Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Arlene Phillips bids for 'older women' on television

The 74-year-old was walking the red carpet at The Olivier Awards when she made the bid for TV producers to give older talent a chance to present and feature on shows past retirement. In 2009, Alesha Dixon, then 28, controversially replaced Arlene, then 66, as a Strictly Come Dancing judge, sparking claims of ageism against […]

Arlene Phillips lashes out at Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli after Brendan Cole exit

“I think the show needs conflict, excitement and challenges,” Arlene explained.  They went on to view a clip of Brendan arguing with Shirley over his Tango with Charlotte Hawkins during last year’s series.  Shirley could be seen claiming there was “too much rise and fall” in their routine, with Bruno telling Brendan to be “more […]

Martin Scorsese and Todd Phillips Are Making a Joker Origin Story, Sure, Whatever, Why Not

In one of the most puzzling match-ups of talent and material in recent movie memory, Hangover director Todd Phillips and Martin Scorsese are reportedly teaming up to make an origin story for Batman super-villain The Joker. Y’know, some days, working the movie news beat feels like people are just ripping out pages of old Entertainment […]

The Joker Origin Movie in the Works, Directed by Todd Phillips, Produced by Martin Scorsese

If you thought we knew about all of the DC Comics movies that were in the works over the next few years, think again. Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Entertainment are reportedly developing a Batman spin-off that will focus on the origin of The Dark Knight’s nemesis The Joker. While a story looking at the […]

Howard Phillips Lovecar Involves Racin’, Shootin’, Elder Horrorin’

Cultists be up to no good, but you’ve got a full tank of gas in your beater car and a shotgun loaded with buckshot. It’s time to show those elder ones who’s boss in Howard Phillips Lovecar, a fast-paced racer/shooter where you have to smear and blast cultists and evil deities in a hurry. Howard […]

Strictly Come Dancing: Arlene Phillips doesn’t know the ‘real reason’ why she was axed

The 74-year-old – who was on the judging panel of the dancing competition for five series – was given the boot from the show in 2008 and was replaced by former contestant Alesha Dixon. The shock move resulted in viewers accusing the BBC of “ageism” and Arlene has now revealed she was never “given a […]

Fiona Phillips reveals how she was on the edge of nervous breakdown in years at the top

GETTY Fiona Phillips has revealed how she was on the edge of a nervous breakdown With her bright smiles, ready laughter and easy, insightful presenting manner, Fiona Phillips was a calming, gentle way to start the day.  But as she has now revealed, beneath the relaxed facade the GMTV presenter was in turmoil.  “That was […]

Phillips caps off a brilliant first season

Video Image Phillips’ GF screamer0:26 AFLW: Adelaide captain Erin Phillips takes a screamer in the third quarter of the Grand Final March 25th 2017 3 days ago /video/ Erin Phillips of the Crows on the AFLW Best and Fairest awards red carpet with wife Tracy Gahan. Picture: AAP Michelangelo RucciThe Advertiser Share Share on Facebook […]

Piers Morgan CLASHES with MP Jess Phillips over Jeremy Corbyn: 'Give us a straight answer'

The MP was asked what she thought about leader Jeremy Corbyn but she tried to dodge the question and gave a neutral answer.  Speaking about members of the party who did not vote for Corbyn, she said: “We’ve just tried to get on with our jobs and not just continue to discuss the leader of […]